Have you ever had the feeling that you cannot describe how you feel or what you experienced, as if there is no word which could describe your state, feeling or thought perfectly? Have you ever found yourself in the situation when you had to rephrase yourself for a couple of times so that to be … More More Than Words: The Feelings Which Any Volunteer Can Relate To
by Yaryna Kobryn – Well, it is equally bad to have them and not to have them at all. You might have already imagined your perfect workcamp. You might have googled breathtaking pictures of the whereabouts and built a vision of it based on the searched photos and the impressions of others. Well, hold your … More Volunteer Tips: What Is Bad About Expectations
by Yaryna Kobryn – When going for a project, one can imagine a perfect scenario where wth is going smoothly and well-set. In reality, however, the volunteers might face a range of problems – starting from practical/logistical ones taken place at the workcamp up to the interpersonal conflicts or travel complications. Lost bags or valuables, … More Volunteer Tips: What is Good About Problems
by Yaryna Kobryn – Volunteering at the workcamp during a summer break might seem a merely leisure activity having nothing in common with professional development. However, many of the competencies acquired during the workcamp can serve in future career development and greater professional prospects. In fact, many businesses search exactly what the workcamps gives – … More Workcamps, Skills Toolkit for Professional Development: LinkedIn Top Skills List Embodied in Volunteering
by Yaryna Kobryn – Workcamps with their peak time in summer appear to be the highlight of vacation for many young people – the excitement of travel, exploring another country, meeting new people from all corners of the world, seeing the sunsets in different places and taking on the experiences the one never tried before … More Workcamps, Skills Toolkit for Personal Development: How to Benefit from Workcamps
Everybody procrastinates… And sometimes it is so difficult to overcome this state =) Procrastination interrupts us and finds “more important” things to do. Only because of procrastination we start doing nothing, bringing no value to our life. Let`s start with the definition of procrastination. The Cambridge dictionary says that procrastination is “delaying something that must … More How to win the procrastination game?
It sometimes happens that you feel that you want to do something valuable for the society but you don`t know how to start and what you can do. As we all know, the most difficult thing is to start doing something. And then you will see how everything becomes clearer and clearer. More and more … More Volunteering inspiration…Where to take it?